There are 5 ways to get from Swansea to Pontardawe by train, taxi, bus, car or towncar

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Train, taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Neath
  2. Take a taxi from Neath to Pontardawe

£18 - £25

Cheapest option

Line 4 bus, taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Swansea, High Street to Cwmrhydyceirw, Primary School 4
  2. Take a taxi from Cwmrhydyceirw, Primary School to Pontardawe

£15 - £18

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swansea to Pontardawe 9.9 miles

£24 - £30

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Swansea to Pontardawe 9.9 miles

£1 - £3

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Swansea to Pontardawe 9.9 miles

£16 - £23

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The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Pontardawe is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swansea to Pontardawe is to taxi which costs £24 - £30 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Swansea and Pontardawe is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Swansea to Pontardawe without a car is to train and taxi which takes 20 min and costs £18 - £25.

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It takes approximately 20 min to get from Swansea to Pontardawe, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swansea to Pontardawe is 10 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Swansea to Pontardawe.

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There are 564+ hotels available in Pontardawe. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Swansea to Pontardawe.
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  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and Pontardawe, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Swansea to Pontardawe. However, you can take the train to Neath then take the taxi to Pontardawe. Alternatively, you can take the line 4 bus to Cwmrhydyceirw, Primary School then take the taxi to Pontardawe.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to Neath
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£4 - £7
Advanced Single
£5 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £6
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Swansea to Neath
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£2 - £3
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
First Anytime Day Single
£3 - £6
Bus operators
First Cymru
Phone
+44 1792 57 22 55
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Swansea, High Street to Cwmrhydyceirw, Primary School
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Swansea to Pontardawe
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
£16 - £23
UberX
£16 - £23
Exec
£24 - £35
UberXL
£23 - £35
Taxi from Neath to Pontardawe
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Neath Taxis
Phone
+44 1639 630 046
Website
neathtaxis.com
Eagle Taxis
Phone
+44 1639 635 656
Website
eagletaxis.co.uk
Ant's Travel
Phone
+44 1639 506 464
Website
antscabs.co.uk

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